Wednesday’s session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 6,453.26. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 2.05 billion.
Advancers stocks led declining by 2.65 to 1 ratio. There were 2196 advancers and 828 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 229 stocks reached a 52 week high and 14 those reaching lows totaled. The most active, advancers, decliners, unusual volume and most active by dollar volume can be monitored intraday on the Most Active Stocks page.
The NASDAQ 100 index closed up .96% for the day; a total of 56.45 points. The current value is 5,937.79. Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. ( NCLH ) had the largest percent change down (-3.75%) while Micron Technology, Inc. ( MU ) had the largest percent change gain rising 8.51%.
The Dow Jones index closed up .25% for the day; a total of 56.39 points. The current value is 22,340.71. General Electric Company ( GE ) had the largest percent change down (-2.25%) while United Technologies Corporation ( UTX ) had the largest percent change gain rising 2.14%.